Contributing sermons since Nov 22, 2000
Contributed on Dec 1, 2000
When God calls a leader He equips him to be successful in the task.
Joshua was facing the greatest crisis of his life. It was two-fold: (1) following Moses as the leader of the nation - 1:1, and (2) facing a great task in leading the people - 1:2-4. The former dealt with possible rejection and the latter with personal inadequacy. God will stretch you in your ...read more
Contributed on Nov 22, 2000
We are to receive God's truth in view of obeying it and sharing it with others.
Jesus used parables to make truth simple and understandable. The previous parable to this passage concerned an agricultural metaphor that taught a lesson centered around the sower, seed, and soil. The primary lesson in that parable was that there are different responses to God's truth. All ...read more